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36 min ago | Business Journal

Health centers to expand behavioral health services

Two community health centers in Buffalo will receive new federal funding as part of a $54.6 million allocation at 221 health centers across the country aimed at expanding behavioral health services.

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2 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Video: Tonight Show Asks New Yorkers About '50 Shades of Grape' Trailer

Tonight Show writer Arthur hit the NYC streets to talk with people about the 50 Shades of Grey trailer and see if they notice he's mispronouncing the title.

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Related Topix: The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, New York, The Tonight Show

6 hrs ago | New York Daily News

De Blasio honors heroic firefighters who saved kids from Brooklyn blaze

The mayor said the story of the first responders who saved brothers Darian, 8, and Tremaine, 5, and Trevele, 4, in East New York is 'one that makes people feel very good about being a New Yorker.'

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, New York, Fire

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Boston.com

namesBrandeis acquires Lenny Bruce's papers

Brandeis University has acquired the personal papers of the late comedian Lenny Bruce , a trove of never-before-seen photographs, letters, recordings, and other ephemera that has the potential to cast the notorious satirist/social critic in a new light.

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Examiner.com

'Sharknado 2' takes SYFY by storm

SyFy Channel's 'Sharknado' was a surpirse hit in the summer of 2013, so a sequal had to be in the works.

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ContactMusic.com

Remy Ma's Early Prison Release Delayed

The Lean Back hitmaker, real name Reminisce Smith, was jailed for eight years in May, 2008 after she was found guilty of shooting Makeda Barnes-Joseph in the abdomen during an altercation in July, 2007.

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Related Topix: Prison, State Prisons, Bedford Hills Correctional Facility, New York

New York Daily News

Cities take a beastly turn in 'Urban Jungle'

Nat Geo's new series looks at how humans co-exist with, and may be threatened by, all kinds of animal neighbors New Yorkers have always taken pride in hosting Pale Male, the red-tailed hawk seen for years nesting near Central Park.

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Women's Wear Daily

Karen Elson, Joe Zee Debate Creativity and New York

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Related Topix: Chelsea (New York, NY), New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, New York, NY, Manhattan, NY

SFGate

Former New York cop sentenced for insurance fraud

A retired Buffalo police officer will avoid jail but must pay back $6,400 after inflating a car insurance claim.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Hubbard Street, Bill T. Jones, Lil Buck and More Set for NY City...

Following the overwhelming success of New York City Center 's sold out FALL FOR DANCE FESTIVAL last year in Central Park, New York City Center will once again present two free evenings of dance in association with The Public Theater at The Delacorte on Friday, September 12 and Saturday, September 13 at 8:00 p.m. The two free evenings of dance will ... (more)

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Lottery, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

Reuters

Exclusive: Cuomo intervened in BNP deal to get $1 billion more for NY state fund

Only days before U.S. authorities reached a landmark $8.97 billion settlement with BNP Paribas over the bank's dealings with countries subject to U.S. sanctions, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo intervened to ensure the state government got a much bigger share of the proceeds, according to three people familiar with the situation.

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Related Topix: New York, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, US News

NYPress.com

Alone, and Loving it, in Summertime New York

As you read this, Manhattanites are getting ready to head out to the Hamptons for the weekend: the young New Yorkers to their shares occupied by 25 of their closest friends, the older and mortgaged to their second homes.

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NewsLI.com

Brooklyn Plaza Medical Center To Pay $600K For False Billings To The New York State Medicaid Program

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced that New York State and the federal government have entered into a $600,000 settlement agreement with Brooklyn Plaza Medical Center to resolve allegations that the diagnostic and treatment center ran a satellite facility, the Whitman Ingersoll Farragut Health Center, without an operating ... (more)

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The Modesto Bee

A sampling of editorials from around New York

Gov. Andrew Cuomo finally took public questions on Monday about a scorching report in The Times last week that revealed how his aides had interfered with ethics investigators in Albany.

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Related Topix: New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Opinion

WTAQ-AM Green Bay

New York suspends tax preparers for failing to fil...

New York state has suspended 40 registered tax preparers who failed to file their personal tax returns, following the adoption of a set of strict new guidelines earlier this year, Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Wednesday.

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The Columbus Dispatch

Sharknado 2 debuts Wednesday, and it's full of bite

Sharknado 2: The Second One will premiere at 9 p.m. Wednesday on Syfy. Fans can see it at Studio 35 Cinema, NEW YORK - Don't worry about me.

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GPB.org

New York Skyscraper's Separate 'Poor Door' Sparks Outrage

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration is under fire for signing off on a building plan that allows a new luxury high-rise on Manhattan's western edge to have a separate entrance for low-income residents.

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The Real Deal

Pricey housing burdens middle class New Yorkers: OPINION

Maybe Mayor Bill de Blasio should've called it the "tale of three cities." The city's most forgotten group, according to City Record managing editor Steven Malanga in a New York Post editorial, is New York's middle class.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Observer

Gillibrand to host 13th annual New York Farm Day in DC

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand hosted the 13th annual "New York Farm Day" on Tuesday in the Russell Senate Office Building's Kennedy Caucus Room.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, New York, Wine, Drink, Agriculture, Science

New York Daily News

Interns spend summer with Queens' dead at borough's oldest cemetery

Luci Cook, 19, a soon to be sophomore at Brown University, helps fix a headstone at Prospect Cemetery in Jamaica.

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